Ester Elsie Patch

F, b. 1908
  • Ester Elsie Patch was born in 1908 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Arthur Patch and Alice Amelia Whyte.
  • At the age of 21 years, Ester Elsie Patch married Felix John Sinclair O'Brien in 1929 in Queensland.

Fanny Patch

F, b. 1872, d. 1938

Francis Edward Patch

M, b. 20 September 1889, d. 29 September 1917
  • Francis Edward Patch was born on 20 September 1889 in Cooyar Station, Queensland. His father was the manager of the station at the time.
  • He was the son of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • Francis Edward Patch 's moved with his parents Emu Creek Station in 1894. Tom was employed by Peter McKillop as head stockman and manager at the station. When the station was split into smaller blocks in 1906, Thomas purchased two of these blocks and remained at Emu Creek although the family lived at the station homestead until 1916.

  • He enlisted in the Australian Infantry Force on 16 August 1915 He was a mill hand living at Emu Creek at the time he enlisted in the 2nd Light Horse, 16th Reinforcement along with his brothers Frank and Isaac. He gave his next of kin as his father Thomas Patch of Emu Creek. His service number was 2377. Frank embarked on the HMAT Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916. He was promoted to Sergeant in the 14th Field Artillery Brigade.
  • Francis Edward Patch was killed in action on 29 September 1917 in Belgium at age 28. He was awarded the Military Medal. 'On the 8th June 1917 whilst the 114th Battery position was being heavily shelled and had an ammunition dump set on fire this N.C.O. assisted in fighting the fire and keeping it to restricted limits. He was under heavy shell fire and he continued to endeavour to keep the fire from spreading to the Gas Shells until an enemy shell blew up the Gas Shell Dump, when he was withdrawn by the Officer in Charge. By his courage and devotion to duty he st a fine example.'

Henry Patch

M, b. 1863, d. 1921
  • Henry Patch was born in 1863 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett.
  • At the age of 28 years, Henry Patch married Anna Louisa Beckmann in 1891 in Queensland.
  • Henry Patch died in 1921 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Children of Henry Patch and Anna Louisa Beckmann

Isaac Patch

M, b. 1859, d. 1939

Children of Isaac Patch and Annie Sophia Hartz

James Patch

M, b. 13 September 1893, d. 24 December 1959

James Patch & Mary Elizabeth Sloss with their family. Photo taken c 1932.
  • James Patch was born on 13 September 1893 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • James Patch 's moved with his parents Emu Creek Station in 1894. Tom was employed by Peter McKillop as head stockman and manager at the station. When the station was split into smaller blocks in 1906, Thomas purchased two of these blocks and remained at Emu Creek although the family lived at the station homestead until 1916.

  • In September 1911 The Brisbane Courier reported on 17 Sep 1911 - The following officers have been elected in connection with the Moss View Cricket Club (Emu Creek ) President Mr. H Gillies vice-president. Mr J Patch secretary Mr O Maddern selection committee. Messrs H. Gillies Maddern and J. Patch. A successful dance in aid of the club was held last Friday night Mr H. Gillies had charge of the dancing and the music was supplied by Messrs Maddern Brothers, J Patch and E Luxford.
  • At the age of 28 years, James Patch married Mary Elizabeth Sloss, daughter of John Sloss and Elizabeth Manly, in 1922 in Queensland.
  • James Patch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Emu Creek. James was a farmer.
  • He and Mary Elizabeth Sloss appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Emu Creek. Jim was a farmer.
  • James Patch died on 24 December 1959 in Queensland at age 66.
  • He was buried on 26 December 1959 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

John Patch

M, b. 1867, d. 1923

Child of John Patch and Emily Ann Pincott

Joleen Patch

F, b. 1902

Joseph Isaac Patch

M, b. 19 March 1887, d. 23 November 1963
  • Joseph Isaac Patch was born on 19 March 1887 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • Joseph Isaac Patch 's moved with his parents Emu Creek Station in 1894. Tom was employed by Peter McKillop as head stockman and manager at the station. When the station was split into smaller blocks in 1906, Thomas purchased two of these blocks and remained at Emu Creek although the family lived at the station homestead until 1916.

  • He enlisted in the AIF on 30 August 1915 He was a stockman living at Emu Creek at the time he enlisted in the 2nd Light Horse, 16th Reinforcement. He gave his next of kin as his father Thomas Patch of Emu Creek. His service number was 2376. Frank embarked on the HMAT Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916 with his brother Frank. He returned to Australia on 20 May 1919 after serving on the Western Front. He was awarded the Victory Medal and the British War Medal.
  • At the age of 44 years and 28 days, Joseph Isaac Patch married Catherine Constance Smallhorn, the daughter of James Smallhorn and Sarah Gould on 16 April 1931.
  • Joseph Isaac Patch died on 23 November 1963 in Queensland at age 76.

Joyce Hope Patch

M, b. 30 August 1914

Lily Patch

F, b. 21 January 1870, d. 19 July 1954
  • Lily Patch was born on 21 January 1870 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett.
  • At the age of 21 years, Lily Patch married Henry Frederick William Bretz, son of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga, in 1892 in Queensland.
  • Lily Patch and Henry Frederick William Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. Henry was a farmer.
  • On 30 June 1933,her husband, Henry Frederick William Bretz died in Queensland at age 65.
  • Lily Patch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pinelands. She carried out home duties as did her daughter Frances. Her son Stanley was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • Lily Patch died on 19 July 1954 in Queensland at age 84.
  • She was buried in July 1954 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Lily Patch and Henry Frederick William Bretz

Mabel Elizabeth Patch

F, b. 1912

Malcolm Napolean Patch

M, b. circa 1900, d. 1925
  • Malcolm Napolean Patch was born circa 1900.
  • He was the son of John Patch and Emily Ann Pincott.
  • Malcolm Napolean Patch died in 1925 in Queensland.

Mary Patch

F, b. March 1855, d. 1863
  • Mary Patch's birth was registered in the an unknown place , an unknown place Registration District in the March 1855 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett.
  • Mary Patch immigrated in 1856 to Moreton Bay with Sarah Brett and Stephen Patch. Stephen 29, and Sarah 25 travelled on the James Fernie with their two daughters Deborah aged 4 and Mary an infant.
  • Mary Patch died in 1863 in Brisbane.

Mary Elizabeth Patch

F, b. 25 October 1891, d. 11 May 1960
  • Mary Elizabeth Patch was born on 25 October 1891 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • At the age of 23 years and 30 days, Mary Elizabeth Patch married William Thomas (Nuggett) O'Neill on 24 November 1914 in Queensland. Walter was a timber worker and worked at the Koralgin mill.
  • Mary Elizabeth Patch died on 11 May 1960 in NSW at age 68.
  • She was buried in Bonalbo Cemetery.

Mary Stella Patch

F, b. 1895

Maude Blanch Patch

F, b. 1896, d. 21 August 1975

Robert Matthew Patch

M, b. 1897, d. 25 July 1962
  • Robert Matthew Patch was born in 1897 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • Robert Matthew Patch was born at the time his parents Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors lived at Emu Creek. Thomas was the station manager.
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Mossview School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school including Thomas and Elizabeth's children Robert, 13 and Deborah 10. They lived on Portion 15 Emu Creek which was about 1 mile from the proposed new school as compared to 3.5 miles from the Mossview School.
  • At the age of 31 years, Robert Matthew Patch married Emelie Augusta (Gertrude) Lorrimer, daughter of Samuel Lorrimer and Annie Naumann, on 28 December 1928 in Queensland.
  • Robert Matthew Patch and Emelie Augusta (Gertrude) Lorrimer appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Emu Creek. Robert was a stockman.
  • Robert Matthew Patch and Emelie Augusta (Gertrude) Lorrimer appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Emu Creek. Robert was a stockman.
  • Robert Matthew Patch died on 25 July 1962 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Sarah Elizabeth Patch

F, b. 1887

Sarah Frances Patch

F, b. 22 May 1879, d. 15 March 1960
  • Sarah Frances Patch was born on 22 May 1879 in Queensland. Although Sarah never attended school she learnt to read and write from her younger siblings.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • Sarah Frances Patch 's moved with her parents Emu Creek Station in 1894. Tom was employed by Peter McKillop as head stockman and manager at the station. When the station was split into smaller blocks in 1906, Thomas purchased two of these blocks and remained at Emu Creek although the family lived at the station homestead until 1916.

  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Emu Creek Station. She carried out domestic duties - most likely in the home of her parents Thomas and Elizabeth.
  • At the age of 27 years, 10 months and 12 days, Sarah Frances Patch married William Patrick Leane, son of John Leane and Hanorah O'Neill Lane, on 3 April 1907 in Queensland.
  • Sarah Frances Patch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Meringandan. She carried out home duties.
  • On 4 February 1959,her husband, William Patrick Leane died in Gilla, Queensland, at age 85.
  • Sarah Frances Patch died on 15 March 1960 in Queensland at age 80.
  • She was buried in Blackbutt Cemetery.

Children of Sarah Frances Patch and William Patrick Leane

Sidney Victor Patch

M, b. 1899, d. 1899

Stephen Patch

M, b. 1825, d. 16 March 1911
  • Stephen Patch was born in 1825 in Suffolk, England.
  • His marriage, at 26 years, to Sarah Brett was registered in the March 1851 Quarter in Risbridge Registration District.
  • Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1856. Stephen 29, and Sarah 25 travelled on the James Fernie with their two daughters Deborah aged 4 and Mary an infant.
  • On 27 February 1896,his wife, Sarah Brett died in Queensland.
  • Stephen Patch died on 16 March 1911 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Children of Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett

Stephen Patch

M, b. 1875, d. 1976
  • Stephen Patch was born in 1875 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett.
  • Stephen Patch died in 1976 in Queensland.

Stephen Patch

M, b. 1910, d. 1954

Stephen Frederick Patch

M, b. 1889, d. 1902
  • Stephen Frederick Patch was born in 1889 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Isaac Patch and Annie Sophia Hartz.
  • Stephen Frederick Patch died in 1902 in Queensland.

Stephen James Patch

M, b. 1881, d. 11 July 1943
  • Stephen James Patch was born in 1881 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • Stephen James Patch 's moved with his parents Emu Creek Station in 1894. Tom was employed by Peter McKillop as head stockman and manager at the station. When the station was split into smaller blocks in 1906, Thomas purchased two of these blocks and remained at Emu Creek although the family lived at the station homestead until 1916.

  • At the age of 26 years, Stephen James Patch married Emily Jane Braughan Murry on 21 August 1907 in Queensland.
  • Stephen James Patch and Emily Jane Braughan Murry appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Cooyar. Stephen was a station hand. They gave their address as Cooyar Station. Their son Thomas was working as a hand on the station.
  • Stephen James Patch and Emily Jane Braughan Murry appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Cooyar. Stephen was a farmer. Their son Robert was a labourer and daughter/daughter in law Emily carried out home duties.
  • Stephen James Patch died on 11 July 1943 in Evergreen, Queensland.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Children of Stephen James Patch and Emily Jane Braughan Murry

Sylvia Alma Patch

F, b. 1895

Thomas Arthur Patch

M, b. 1908

Thomas Henry Patch

M, b. 1883, d. 11 November 1946
  • Thomas Henry Patch was born in 1883 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors.
  • Thomas Henry Patch 's moved with his parents Emu Creek Station in 1894. Tom was employed by Peter McKillop as head stockman and manager at the station. When the station was split into smaller blocks in 1906, Thomas purchased two of these blocks and remained at Emu Creek although the family lived at the station homestead until 1916.

  • He began military service on 16 August 1915. He was a labourer living at Emu Creek at the time he enlisted in the 2nd Light Horse, 16th Reinforcement. He gave his next of kin as his father Thomas Patch of Emu Creek. His service number was 2378. Frank embarked on the HMAT Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916 with his brothers Frank and Isaac. He returned to Australia on 16 Sep 1919 after serving on the Western Front. He was awarded the Victory Medal and the British War Medal.
  • Thomas was the best man at the wedding of Deborah Ann Patch and Gideon Arthur Pott, son of James Pott and Margaret Ellen Nicol, on 15 August 1923 in Queensland; Arthur was the manager of Nukinenda Station, son of Mr and Mrs J Pott of Cork Station, Winton.
  • Thomas Henry Patch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Curnow Street, Crow's Nest. He was a saddler.
  • Thomas Henry Patch died on 11 November 1946 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Blackbutt Cemetery.

Thomas Joseph Patch

M, b. 1857, d. 3 February 1923
  • Thomas Joseph Patch was born in 1857 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett.
  • At the age of 21 years, Thomas Joseph Patch married Elizabeth Connors, daughter of James Connors and Mary Wallis, on 10 February 1878 in Rosalie Plains, Queensland. Thomas ran Cooyar Station for many years.
  • Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors moved to Emu Creek Station in 1894 with their children.Tom was employed by Peter McKillop as head stockman and manager at the station. When the station was split into smaller blocks in 1906, Thomas purchased two of these blocks and remained at Emu Creek although the family lived at the station homestead until 1916.

  • Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Emu Creek. Thomas was the station manager.
  • On 18 February 1911 the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Mossview School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school including Thomas and Elizabeth's children Robert, 13 and Deborah 10. They lived on Portion 15 Emu Creek which was about 1 mile from the proposed new school as compared to 3.5 miles from the Mossview School.
  • Thomas Joseph Patch was listed as the next of kin of Francis Edward Patch when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 16 August 1915. He was a mill hand living at Emu Creek at the time he enlisted in the 2nd Light Horse, 16th Reinforcement along with his brothers Frank and Isaac. He gave his next of kin as his father Thomas Patch of Emu Creek. His service number was 2377. Frank embarked on the HMAT Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916. He was promoted to Sergeant in the 14th Field Artillery Brigade.
  • Thomas Joseph Patch died on 3 February 1923 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Children of Thomas Joseph Patch and Elizabeth Connors